Fireworks by Darcy Isla

Clueless we soar
lighting up the virgin corners of the dark
Scoring our names into the sky
We rock the earth with our moans and hiss
bachelor delights of childhood, untethered
Fizzing history through a single night of wild misbehaviour
we are eels, we are glorious
we are coming for your feet
and we are
writing nothing down

Darcy Isla (she/they) is a queer writer-performer based in the UK. Co-founder and co-host of Sonnet Sisters. Existing works include WAYSIDE – memoir; 100 FRIGGIN’ POEMS – poetry; IT’S OK TO FALL FOR CAMP BOYS – non-fiction (self-published); LITTLE IRRITANTS – poetry (Analog Submission Press). Her work has also been featured on Alpha Female Society and 330 Words. More work can be found on Darcy’s blog, and on Instagram @darcyislaasyoufindher

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